Agenda • Your Roles and Responsibilities in Plumbing. • Plumbing Basics and Terms. • Plumbing Safety. • Tools & Equipment for Plumbing Repairs. • Shut Off Valves. • Plumbing Pipes & Fittings. • Faucets & Sinks. • Garbage Disposals. • Tubs & Showers. • Toilets. • Drains. • Water Heaters.
Before We Start • This is a two day course, with two 15 minute breaks and a one-hour lunch each day. • Your full participation is greatly appreciated! • You will be using your Resource Guide • Watching in-class demonstrations & videos • Having group discussions and • Completing a few hands-on activities
Other Housekeeping Items • Locations of Restrooms. • Emergency Exits. • Kitchen and/or Break Area. • Vending Machines. • Registration. • Smoking Area. • Turn pagers and cell phones off. • Get comfortable. • Be open minded and have fun!
Plumbing Safety Turn Power Off Wear Personal Protective Equipment Lock-out/Tag-out Know Your Chemicals Keep Tools & Equipment in Good Working Orders.
Pipes and Fittings Copper Pipes Plastic Pipes: PVC, CPVC, and ABS Galvanized Steel Other Types of Pipes: Iron, Brass, Polyethylene, and Flexible Copper
Electric Water Heater: Replacing Parts Heating Element Thermostat
Gas Water Heaters: Lighting a Pilot Light. Cleaning Gas Burners. Replacing the Thermocouple
Supplemental Online Training Don’t Forget… Take the Online Training for this CAMT Course!! To continue your education. To acquire more knowledge and skills for CAMT Designation test and for work. Takes approximately 30 minutes. You can take it from any computer with access to the Internet. Go to the following web site: www.kaleidolearning.com/NAAEI/CAMT Type the ID and password your received here.
Thank you for being a part of today’s Plumbing Maintenance & Repair Course!!